Mid-South Polar Plunge

Mid-South Conference Polar Plunge

The Mid-South Conference Polar Plunge is a brand-new event EXCLUSIVELY for Mid-South Conference student athletes. It’s a great way for teams from across the Mid-South Conference to get involved in supporting Special Olympics programs in their state. 
Between December 5th and March 5th jump in your athletics facility’s cold tub, in a pond on campus, or find another unique way. It’s up to you and your team! 
Need inspiration, check out this "How To" video! 

Participating is easy:

  1. Sign-up your team between , joining teams at member schools from across the conference. Title your team <school name, sport name>, for instance: Campbellsville Women's Basketball, or UPike Bowling
  2. Encourage your teammates to sign-up to join your Plunge team.
  3. Start raising money to support the programs of Special Olympics!
  4. Every student athlete that raises $75 or more will get to Plunge on their campus and will receive a Plunge t-shirt.
    1. Their coach or team captain must take the Plunge.If a team raises $1,000 or more
    2. The school’s athletic director takes the Plunge.If a member school’s athletic department raises over $3,000 collectively
    3. Set a Plunge date for your team and/or your athletic department and join in the fun together!
    4. Facebook is a great fundraising tool! Follow these instructions to link your Polar Plunge page to your Facebook!

The University that raises the most money will receive the Mid-South Polar Plunge Challenge Cup! The trophy presentation will be the week of April 8th. We will work directly with the Top Fundraising school to schedule the presentation. 

Congratulations to the Campbellsville Tigers for being the 2023 Top Fundraising School raising $4,985. Check out their Polar Plunge Video! 
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Questions? Contact Mallory at mjent@soky.org, or 502-695-8222